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Special Events and Other Fun
Tree Lighting 
Join the annual celebration of lighting the tree.  There will be live entertainment, a bounce house, games, arts and crafts, snow to play in and a visit from Santa himself!  
Where:  City Hall, 1300-9th Street
When:   Friday, December 2nd
Time:    5:30 pm – 9:00pm
Ages:    All ages are welcome
Cost:     Free!

Movie at the Lakefront

A monthly event held on Friday every month at the lakefront beginning at sundown.
Where:  The Lakefront, 1104 Lakeshore Blvd
When:   Friday, December 9th

Time:    Sunset 
Movie:   “The Secret Life of Pets” (PG) and “Frosty the Snowman” (G)
Cost:     FREE!

Cookies with Santa

Parents have some time to do some holiday shopping while the children are busy in the workshop making a gift for someone special.  Lunch will be provided. 
Where:  Civic Center, 3001-17th Street
When:   Saturday, December 10th
Time:    10:00 am –2:00 pm
Age:      6- 11

Cost:     $15 for residents, $20 for non-residents

Bluegrass Jam

A free event held the second Saturday of every month.  Musicians and spectators are welcome.  Bring your own instrument, chair and refreshments.  Alcoholic beverages and pets are prohibited.
Where: Peghorn Nature Park, 2101 Peghorn Way
When:  Saturday, December 10th

Time:   1:00 – 3:30 pm
Ages:   All 
Cost:    Free!
 *Weather permitting

Movie Matinee

A monthly event; concessions will be available. 
Where:  St. Cloud Community Center, 3101-17th Street
When:   Wednesday, December 14th

Time:    12:30 pm
Ages:    18 years and older 
Movie:   “Central Intelligence” (PG-13)
Cost:     Free!

Splash with Santa

This event is open to all ages; however, it is geared to ages 3–12.  There will be activities and games; Santa makes his entrance at 2:00 pm.
Where:  Chris Lyle Aquatics Center (St. Cloud Pool) 3001-17th Street
When:   Saturday, December 17th
Time:    Noon–3:00 pm
Age:      All 

Cost:     $4 per person for residents; $5 per person non-residents.

For additional information please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (407) 957-7243.